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Jeff Ruby Steaks Preview

2019-03-09T07:51:29-05:00March 9th, 2019|

    The Jeff Ruby Steaks Preview By: Peter Monaco   The Grade 3, $200,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks (not a typo) will be run at Turfway Park on Saturday, March 9. The 1 1/8 mile event will offer points towards the Kentucky Derby on a 20-8-4-2 basis to the top [...]

McCracken Back on Tab

2017-05-23T17:37:34-05:00May 23rd, 2017|

Kentucky Derby disappointment McCracken is back on the work tab looking no less for wear after his Run for the Roses didn't pan out as hoped by his connections. He was undefeated over the Churchill Downs oval heading into the Derby, but that is one hard race to win, and [...]

Ryan Dickey Looks at The Blue Grass

2017-04-07T08:34:54-05:00April 7th, 2017|

The Blue Grass in addition to the downgraded Wood Memorial drew a small but select field this year. Personally I think both races should have retained Grade 1 status due to their historical significance, but if they keep drawing fields like this that will take care of itself. See Ryan's [...]